salesforce.com inc. [NYSE: CRM] traded at a low on 09/13/21, posting a -1.20 loss after which it closed the day’ session at $254.11. The company report on September 8, 2021 that Tableau Launches First Online Region in Canada to Support Increased Demand for Data Analytics.
The new region in Montreal, Quebec, will provide improved capabilities for Tableau Online customers.
– Tableau, the world’s leading analytics platform (NYSE: CRM), announced a new Tableau Online region in Montreal, Quebec. This is the first Tableau Online region in Canada, and seventh worldwide. As part of Montreal’s thriving tech ecosystem, it will serve cloud-based analytics to new and existing Tableau Online customers. The new region joins those in Japan, Australia, the United States and Europe, to provide customers with new choices in data locality.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 5172894 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of salesforce.com inc. stands at 1.58% while the volatility over the past one month is 1.99%.
The market cap for CRM stock reached $252.20 billion, with 933.00 million shares outstanding and 892.78 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 5.96M shares, CRM reached a trading volume of 5172894 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about salesforce.com inc. [CRM]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for CRM shares is $296.69 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on CRM stock is a recommendation set at 1.90. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
UBS have made an estimate for salesforce.com inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on August 26, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Stifel raised their target price from $295 to $315. The new note on the price target was released on August 26, 2021, representing the official price target for salesforce.com inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $240 to $280, while Piper Sandler kept a Neutral rating on CRM stock. On August 26, 2021, analysts increased their price target for CRM shares from 265 to 290.
The Average True Range (ATR) for salesforce.com inc. is set at 5.42, with the Price to Sales ratio for CRM stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 10.71. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 4.27, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 9.72. Price to Free Cash Flow for CRM in the course of the last twelve months was 46.11 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.90.
How has CRM stock performed recently?
salesforce.com inc. [CRM] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -4.86. With this latest performance, CRM shares gained by 2.30% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 19.41% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 4.53% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for CRM stock in for the last two-week period is set at 45.30, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 36.99, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 49.56 for salesforce.com inc. [CRM]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 250.89, while it was recorded at 259.98 for the last single week of trading, and 232.90 for the last 200 days.
salesforce.com inc. [CRM]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and salesforce.com inc. [CRM] shares currently have an operating margin of +2.14 and a Gross Margin at +67.27. salesforce.com inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +19.16.
Return on Total Capital for CRM is now 1.03, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 9.42. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 10.80, with Return on Assets sitting at 6.71. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, salesforce.com inc. [CRM] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 15.45. Additionally, CRM Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 13.38, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 9.67. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 13.52, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 11.71.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, salesforce.com inc. [CRM] managed to generate an average of $71,936 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 2.86 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.35.salesforce.com inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.90 and a Current Ratio set at 0.90.
Earnings analysis for salesforce.com inc. [CRM]
The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for CRM. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for salesforce.com inc. go to 10.37%.
Insider trade positions for salesforce.com inc. [CRM]
There are presently around $194,888 million, or 76.10% of CRM stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of CRM stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 74,611,992, which is approximately 0.412% of the company’s market cap and around 3.10% of the total institutional ownership; FMR LLC, holding 68,810,106 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $17.49 billion in CRM stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $16.01 billion in CRM stock with ownership of nearly -6.313% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in salesforce.com inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 1,212 institutional holders increased their position in salesforce.com inc. [NYSE:CRM] by around 58,385,373 shares. Additionally, 837 investors decreased positions by around 34,212,355 shares, while 229 investors held positions by with 674,344,180 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 766,941,908 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. CRM stock had 198 new institutional investments in for a total of 12,789,429 shares, while 121 institutional investors sold positions of 6,586,674 shares during the same period.